Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment

Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment

Media Coverage

Study: Sierra Nevada Forests Shifting to Higher Elevations as Temperatures Warm »

May 25, 2016

Senior Fellow Chris Field (Biology, Earth System Science) comments on climate change effects on forests.

By Paul Rogers, San Jose Mercury News

As Climate Crisis Worsens, It's Interior Secretary Jewell Who's Being Naïve »

May 23, 2016

Cites a study by Senior Fellow Mark Jacobson (Civil and Environmental Engineering) 

By Randi Spivak, The Hill

News coverage from Conference on Climate Priorities for the Next U.S. President »

May 11, 2016

At Stanford on May 6, a panel of climate change, energy and governance experts identified key climate and energy policies that the next U.S. president could either execute or use to attract bipartisan support as part of the...

ClimateWire, Forbes, Scientific American, The Mercury News, SNS

South America's Prehistoric Settlers Spread Like 'Invasive Species' »

May 3, 2016

Cites a study co-authored by Senior Fellow Elizabeth Hadly (Biology).

By Angela Laguipo, Tech Times

The Race to Make Virtual Reality an Actual (Business) Reality »

April 27, 2016

Interviews and cites research executed by Senior Fellow Jeremy Bailenson (Communication).

By Jeffrey M. O'Brien, Fortune

Lead Isn’t the Only Threat to Drinking Water »

April 27, 2016

Details a study co-authored by Senior Fellow Robert Jackson (Earth System Science).

By Zoë Carpenter, The Nation

"Keystone-ization" is the fossil fuel industry's new nightmare »

April 25, 2016

Senior Fellow Robert Jackson (Earth System Science) comments on pipelines and the fossil fuel industry.

By Melissa Cronin, Grist

Snowpack is melting fast, despite April storms »

April 24, 2016

Cites a study co-authored by Senior Fellow Noah Diffenbaugh (Earth System Science).

By Paige Blankenbuehler, High Country News

Could vegetarians save the world's forests? »

April 23, 2016

Includes comments on the world's food consumption by Senior Fellow Eric Lambin (Earth System Science).

By Eva Botkin-Kowacki, The Christian Science Monitor

Stanford’s Virtual Reality Lab Turned Me Into a Cow, Then Sent Me to the Slaughterhouse »

April 22, 2016

Cites research on virtual reality done by Senior Fellow Jeremy Bailenson (Communication).

By Kara Platoni, KQED

Wastewater Creates Energy, Products and More »

April 13, 2016

Profile of Codiga Resource Recovery Center, a project incubated at Woods through the Environmental Venture Projects program.

By Tara Lohan, KQED Science

Prehistoric people spread like an 'invasive species' in South America »

April 9, 2016

Includes comments from Senior Fellow Elizabeth Hadly (Biology).

By Will Dunham, The National

Scientists find fracking contaminated Wyoming water after EPA halted study »

April 7, 2016

Cites a study co-authored by Senior Fellow Robert Jackson (Earth System Science).

By Oliver Milman, The Guardian

Wastewater Becomes a Resource in Silicon Valley »

April 6, 2016

Quotes RELP program fellow Sebastien Tilmans, operations director of Codiga Resource Recovery Center, a project incubated at Woods through the Environmental Venture Projects program.

By Tara Lohan, KQED

Monterey County Exceeds Water Savings Mandate »

April 6, 2016

Mentions report co-authored by Woods-affiliated postdoctoral scholar Daniel Horton (Earth System Science) and Senior Fellow Noah Diffenbaugh (Earth System Science) showing drought periods have become more common in California.

By David Castellon, The Californian (USA Today)

Fracking Can Contaminate Drinking Water »

April 4, 2016

Discusses study co-authored by Senior Fellow Robert Jackson (Earth System Science).

By Gayathri Vaidyanathan, Scientific American

California’s Extreme Dry Patterns are Becoming More Common, Study Says »

April 4, 2016

Cites research co-authored by Woods-affiliated postdoctoral scholar Daniel Horton and Senior Fellow Noah Diffenbaugh (Earth System Science).

By Angela Fritz, Washington Post

California May Be in for Greater Weather Extremes »

April 1, 2016

Discusses future of more extreme weather in light of study co-authored by Woods-affiliated postdoctoral scholar Daniel Horton (Earth System Science) and Senior Fellow Noah Diffenbaugh (Earth System Science). 

By Daniel Swain, KQED

Stanford Study: California Moving Toward More Extreme Weather »

April 1, 2016

Discusses findings of paper co-authored by Woods-affiliated postdoctoral scholar Daniel Horton (Earth System Science) and Senior Fellow Noah Diffenbaugh (Earth System Science).

By Laurel Hamers, San Jose Mercury

Scientists Find Groundwater in Wyoming Impacted by Fracking »

March 31, 2016

Cites research co-authored by Senior Fellow Robert Jackson (Earth System Science).

By James Crugnale, The Weather Channel

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